Skyview High School Weekly Bulletin

May 31 - June 6, 2021

5 - 28 Update

Summer Session (Credit Recovery)

Students that have failed a course this year (or prior years) are eligible for the Summer Sessions Credit Recovery Program. There will be three sessions:

  • Session A (June 21st - July 2nd)
  • Session B ( July 12th - 29th)
  • Session C (August 2nd - 13th)
Students will have the opportunity to recover up to 6 credits during these sessions. It is estimated that students will need at least one session to recover 1-2 courses. The Summer Sessions will be provided in a hybrid format, with some in-person learning and some at home (fully remote is available as well). Interested students/families will need to register here:

https://forms.gle/amD31PN3agqP3Zfc7


Registration for Summer Sessions closes on June 11th @ 2:30 pm


Please contact your student's counselor if you have any questions regarding which courses may need to be recovered.

CHANGES TO REMOTE LEARNING ATTENDANCE

Remote learning attendance update

Remote learning attendance reporting will change beginning May 3. This change will help align remote learning attendance with in-person learning.


What students need to do

To be counted as present on a remote learning day, students will need to do one of the following between 7 a.m. and midnight:

  • log into Canvas

  • turn in an assignment

  • attend a Zoom class

  • contact their teacher

Out of District Transfers are now being accepted at VPS District Office

Skyview Business Office

Starting June 1st - The Skyview Business Office will only accept Cash and Cards. Checks will not be accepted through the remainder of the school year.

Calendar Information

Monday, May 31st

Memorial Day Holiday - No School

Tuesday, June 1st

Daily Hybrid & Remote Schedule (Grades 9-12 Cohort A @ Skyview)

Click HERE for the Hybrid Schedule by Lunch


  • Period 0 @ 6:40-7:25 am

  • Period 4 @ 7:30-9:05 am

  • 1st Lunch @ 9:15-9:45

  • Late Period 5 @ 9:55-11:25 am

  • Split Period 5 @ 9:15-10:00 am

  • “Split Lunch” or 2nd Lunch @ 10:05-10:35 am

  • Split Period 5 @ 10:40-11:25 am

  • Early Period 5 @ 9:15-10:50 am

  • “Late Lunch” or 3rd Lunch: 10:55-11:25 am
  • Period 6 @ 11:35 am - 1:05 pm
  • Period 7 @ 1:10-1:55 pm
  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm

Tech Support @ Skyview


Climate & Culture Meeting @ 6:45-7:15 am

Key Club Meeting @ 1:30 pm - Check the Key Club website for the Zoom link

Wrestling Practice - Wrestling Room @ 1:30-9:00 pm

Anime Virtual Club Meeting @ 2:10-3:00 pm - (email heidi.reese@vansd.org for link to Zoom Meeting)

Winter Percussion Rehearsal - Band Room @ 3:30-5:30 pm

StormBots Awards Ceremony - Commons/600 Wing @ 5:30-9:00 pm

Wednesday, June 2nd

Daily Remote Schedule


  • Family Contact Time, Independent Study Work, Office Hours @ 7:30-9:00 am

  • Period 1 @ 9:00-9:30 am

  • Period 2 @ 9:30-10:00 am

  • Period 3 @ 10:00-10:30 am

  • Independent Work 2 10:30-11:00 am

  • Lunch @ 11:00-11:30 am

  • Independent Work 11:30-12:00 pm

  • Period 4 @ 12:00-12:30 pm

  • Period 5 @ 12:30-1:00 pm

  • Period 6 @ 1:00-1:30 pm

  • Family Contact Time, Independent Study Work, Office Hours 1:30-2:05 pm


Tech Support @ Skyview


Wrestling Practice - Wrestling Room @ 1:30-9:00 pm

End of Year Farewell Concert - Auditorium @ 7:00 pm (Admission by Ticket Only, see band webpage for live stream info))


Girls Varsity Softball – Home vs Kelso @ 4:00 pm

Boys Varsity Basketball – Home vs Mt. View @ 5:00 pm

Girls Varsity Basketball – Home vs Kelso @ 7:00 pm

Boys Varsity Baseball – Home vs TBA @ 7:00 pm

Thursday, June 3rd

Daily Hybrid & Remote Schedule (Grades 9-12 Cohort B @ Skyview)

Click HERE for the Hybrid Schedule by Lunch


  • Period 0 @ 6:40-7:25 am

  • Period 1 @ 7:30-9:05 am

  • 1st Lunch @ 9:15-9:45

  • Late Period 2 @ 9:55-11:25 am

  • Split Period 2 @ 9:15-10:00 am

  • “Split Lunch” or 2nd Lunch @ 10:05-10:35 am

  • Split Period 2 @ 10:40-11:25 am

  • Early Period 2 @ 9:15-10:50 am

  • “Late Lunch” or 3rd Lunch: 10:55-11:25 am
  • Period 3 @ 11:35 am - 1:05 pm
  • Period 7 @ 1:10-1:55 pm
  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm

Tech Support @ Skyview


SENIOR FINALS - COHORT B



Red Cross Club Virtual Meeting @ 7:15 am or 2:15 pm. Email

claire.christensen@vansd.org for the zoom link.

Wrestling Practice - Wrestling Room @ 1:30-9:00 pm


MEChA Club Virtual Meeting @ 2:15 pm. Contact jenna.biggs@vansd.org for link

Math Team Virtual Meeting - 2:30-3:30 pm. Email Mahenrika.Malixi@vansd.org for zoom link.

Winter Percussion Rehearsal - Auditorium/Band Room @ 3:30-5:30 pm

Orchestra Live Stream Concert - Auditorium @ 6:30-8:30 pm


Girls Varsity Basketball - 5:00 pm @ Union

Boys Varsity Basketball - Home vs Camas @ 7:00 pm

Boys Varsity Soccer - Home vs Battle Ground @ 7:00 pm

Friday, June 4th

Daily Hybrid & Remote Schedule (Grades 9-12 Cohort B @ Skyview)

Click HERE for the Hybrid Schedule by Lunch


  • Period 0 @ 6:40-7:25 am

  • Period 4 @ 7:30-9:05 am

  • 1st Lunch @ 9:15-9:45

  • Late Period 5 @ 9:55-11:25 am

  • Split Period 5 @ 9:15-10:00 am

  • “Split Lunch” or 2nd Lunch @ 10:05-10:35 am

  • Split Period 5 @ 10:40-11:25 am

  • Early Period 5 @ 9:15-10:50 am

  • “Late Lunch” or 3rd Lunch: 10:55-11:25 am
  • Period 6 @ 11:35 am - 1:05 pm
  • Period 7 @ 1:10-1:55 pm
  • Teacher Family Contact Time, Independent Student Work, Office Hours @ 1:05-2:05 pm

Tech Support @ Skyview


SENIOR FINALS - COHORT B


Wrestling Practice - Wrestling Room @ 1:30-9:00 pm

Sewing Club Meeting - Career Center @ 1:30 pm

Jr/Sr Prom Set Up - Commons/Upper Gym @ 2:00-10:00 pm


Boys Varsity Basketball - 6:00 pm @ Union

Saturday,June 5th

Wrestling Practice – Wrestling Room @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

SMT Blast - Football & Soccer Fields/600 Wing @ 3:00-6:00 pm

Jr/Sr Prom Walk Through - Commons/Upper Gym @ 7:00-10:00 pm


Girls Varsity Gymnastics - Home vs Heritage/Union/Hudson's Bay @ 9:00 am

Girls Varsity Softball - Home vs Mt. View @ 10:00 am (Game at Camas HS)

Boys Varsity Baseball - Home vs Mt. View @ 1:00 pm

Upcoming Events

June 1-30 – SMT Magnet Applications are Open

June 7-11 – Cheer Tryouts

June 8 – Senior Awards (By Invitation Only)

June 10 – Senior’s Last Day

June 10 - Senior Circle of Life Parade

June 15 – Senior Graduation

June 18 – Last Day of School


Current Skyview students and incoming students are all encouraged to apply to Skyview's Science, Math, and Technology Magnet program. Click HERE to apply!

Second round of applications open May 1st - 31st.

You can get more information about the magnet program at Skyview.VanSD.org/SMT or visit our Open House Link at:
https://sites.google.com/vansd.net/skyviewhighschoolvirtualmagnet

Current SMT students are already registered and do not have to re-apply.

Lost and Found!

Storm Nation, are you looking for a Lost Item?

The Skyview Lost and Found bins are filled with misplaced things. They contain two years' worth of Lost and Found items. So, please come and find what you have lost. You only have a few weeks left to pick up your misplaced things. All unclaimed Lost and Found items will be donated to charity after the last day of school, June 18th, 2021. The Clerk in the 400 Wing will be happy to assist you with your search.

Live Bell

Help for students to keep track of their schedule during the day.

ATTENDANCE INFORMATION

Attendance matters during remote learning!

To be counted as present on a remote learning day, students will need to do one of the following between 7 a.m. and midnight:

  • log into Canvas

  • turn in an assignment

  • attend a Zoom class

  • contact their teacher


To excuse an absence, you can call 360-313-4220, email skyview.attendance@vansd.org or enter the absence in your Family Access account. You have 3 days to excuse an absence.


Excusable reasons - Health Care Appointment, Illness, Family Activity, Family Emergency, Pre-Arranged Absence. You can check Skyward Parent Access to see what class is marked Unexcused.


Students who are attending classes at Skyview must check out at the Attendance Office before leaving skyview for the absence to be excused. Failure to do so will result in an unexcused absence.

Tech Help for Students & Families

Technology Information for Families

  1. weLEarn Remote Learning Resources

  2. Canvas parent accounts: How to create an account (this is also on the WeLearn site under resources)

  3. If parents do not have an email account: Need an email?

  4. Access to Skyward -

    1. New To District or never accessed Skyward: https://vansd.org/registering-for-school/

    2. Need help resetting a parent password? Click the "Forgot User Name/Password link" on the Skyward link on Vansd.org. Type your email address and it will send a reset link.

VPS New Program - The Office of the Education Ombuds

Vancouver Public Schools has a new program to offer to the students and families of the district. The Office of the Education Ombuds works with students, families, schools, and the community through the discipline process to resolve conflicts, build supportive partnerships, and foster collaboration so that every student can engage in a valuable educational experience within Vancouver Public Schools. The ombuds will provide confidential and unbiased guidance, resources, information, and support when parents need assistance navigating the student discipline process or a conflict exists within a discipline matter.


If you have concerns about your child’s experience within the discipline process, please reach out to the Education Ombuds, Rachel Cason. The ombuds is here to help you navigate the district’s processes and procedures as well as provide you with the assistance you may need in resolving conflicts specific to student discipline.


The Education Ombuds, Rachel Cason, can be reached at rachel.cason@vansd.org or 360-313-1340.

https://vansd.org/equity-initiative/#ombuds



If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to reach out to me. Thank you.

Navigating Parent Instructional Technology

Here is a list of helpful information for families navigating remote learning with their students.

Student Support Options

Click the links below to learn more:

  • Grab & Go Meals
  • Storm Academic Support Program - Confused? Overwhelmed? Need to make up work but don't know where to start? Mrs. Green is here to help! She offers remote support either by scheduled appointments or drop-in on Zoom Monday-Friday, 11 am - 1 pm. She is here to cheer you on, help you email your teachers, and help you come up with manageable small weekly goals. She would love to add you to her weekly check-ins. If interested, please email Mrs. Green at Leslie.Green@vansd.org
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Looking for Skyview gear?

The Marketplace will be open for just one more week this year. Check out our order form if you want to grab Skyview gear before the end of the year.

https://forms.gle/PGgv8DVqsgYUGENc9


All funds from sales go directly towards the DECA program here at Skyview. 55 Skyview DECA members competed at Area and 36 advanced on to State. We are hopeful that several will advance on to Nationals in May. Even though students did not get to travel this year, there is still a cost for every student to compete virtually. Thank you for your support!


Seniors, pick up your graduation items ordered from Herff Jones in the main office.


Graduation Date: June 15, 2021 at 8:00 PM Clark County Fairgrounds


Students, it's Xello Time! One of your graduation requirements is to complete a High School & Beyond Plan - and we use Xello to complete this. Look for a school email chris.erdman@vansd.org with further instructions.


If you haven’t placed your Graduation order yet, make sure you do it now!

CLICK HERE for a link directly to your Senior Meeting!

CLICK HERE to place your order!


Did you know the Senior Celebration has a GoFundMe? Check it out on the webpage! All upcoming events are listed! Senior shirts are still available also! Find everything you need here: https://www.skyviewstormseniorparty.com/ #RollStorm #ClassOf2021

Class of 2021 Senior Parents Website

Click here for information from the committee that will host the after-graduation party!

Senior Families! We have a new Facebook page! It's a public page so it can be found easier! Go to Skyview Storm Class of 2021! Things are rockin' and rollin'! Keep your eyes open for yard signs, dining nights, spring pies, and more! Come join today so that you can keep in the know!

Click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1289859778065617

Skyview Booster Club Website

Sign up to be a Booster Member (free) and be on the distribution list for all things Booster.

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ATHLETICS

Check out skyviewstorm.com for all sports schedules and highlights of Storm Athletics.

We are currently in Season 2 which consists of Baseball, Basketball, Bowling ,Cheer, Golf, Gymnastics, Mens Soccer, Softball, Mens Swimming, Women's Tennis, Track and Field and Wrestling.


Outdoor sports are available for viewing as long as you are masked and allow social distancing between households. Indoor sports have limited seating and is for families of participating athletes only.

Fall Virtual Games- Unified Sports!

Though we may not be at school, Special Olympics of Washington has created an experience that our athletes can participate in Virtually! The Skyview Athletics and Unified Rally Club are calling all Unified athletes and partners to participate in the 2020 Fall Virtual games representing Skyview High School.


Please see the flyer with all information here


Have questions? Email Associate Principal Ian Mansfield at ian.mansfield@vansd.org

CLUBS

Anime Club

Anime Club has switched their meetings to Tuesdays from 2:10-3:00 pm starting 3/16. Email Ms. Reese at heidi.reese@vansd.org for the Zoom link if you want to join!

Asian Cultural Club

Looking to join a club? Come to Asian Cultural Club. We meet once a month and highlight Asian countries.

Email Danielle Puhl, advisor, for link: danielle.puhl@vansd.org

DECA Club

Message meleea.miller@vansd.org with questions. National membership dues can be paid at www.deca.org/studentportal

DIVCOM

Monday - Weekly DivCom meeting every Monday at 2:30. Email meredith.wales@vansd.org for link!

Future Medical Professionals

Start thinking ahead: Future Medical Professionals is a club for students interested in pursuing a job in the healthcare field. The club includes Guest Speakers, Virtual Medical Conferences, Science Bowl, Internships, and more!


FMP meets virtually each Monday at 2:15 pm. Want to join? Text @skyviewfmp to 81010 or email club officer Hayley Stone at 172046@student.vansd.org with any questions.


check out the FMP website for more information: http://skyviewfmp.weebly.com/

Key Club


Key Club will meet on Tuesday, June 1st at 1:30. Check the Key Club website for the Zoom link.


Key club is truly life altering. Community service is something we focus on achieving, helping our community in different areas. Currently we are striving to help students in our community by willingly taking the time to tutor middle schoolers, in order to help them gain a better understanding in subjects they are having difficulty in. But we also try to build a connection with the students, as they are a part of this hard time involving online learning. If you want the opportunity to be involved in volunteer opportunities, community involvement, make friends, and develop or show your leadership skills, join Key Club!


Key Club continues to make the most of remote service work with: tutoring, making inspirational cards, reading and recording books for children, and more! Meeting every otherTuesday at 2:10 pm. Check website for Zoom Link. New members are always welcome!


Huge thank you to Key Club's current officers for keeping Key Club running during remote times - President Alneeda San, Vice-President Hayley Stone, Secretary Michael Helde, Treasurer Ashley Barron-Pintor.


Welcome to new officers: President Michael Helde, Vice-President Ashley Barron-Pintor, Secretary Emma Franks, Treasurer Kairo Montes-Escamillia and Web Master Aleah Breen.

Marketplace

The Marketplace will be open for just one more week this year. Check out our order form if you want to grab Skyview gear before the end of the year.

https://forms.gle/PGgv8DVqsgYUGENc9

Math Team

Math Team meetings on Thursdays from 2:30 - 3:30 pm (email Mahenrika.Malixi@vansd.org for zoom link)

MEChA Club

Mecha Meetings @2:15 every other Thursday via zoom contact jenna.biggs@vansd.org for link!

Skate Club

Students! Join us for Skyview Skate Club meets every final Thursday of the month from 2:15 - 3:00! Come join us! Hang out, talk about skateboarding and our progression

Watch skate videos and movies, have monthly skate sessions, and build the skate community!

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Speech & Debate Club

Speech and Debate Practice, Thursdays @ 2:30pm. Email Erin.Annis@vansd.org for the Zoom invitation.

Women in STEM Club

Women in STEM Club is an opportunity for Skyview's young women to join together and support each other in the pursuit of education and careers relating to the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and medicine. Club activities include book discussions, researching scholarship opportunities, and attending/discussing women in STEM-related events.


All are welcome to join the club. Meetings are held on the 2nd/4th Mondays of each month from 12:00-12:30 pm. Email Kurt.Schmidt@vansd.org for a link!

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NOTICE OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Vancouver Public Schools is an equal opportunity district in education programs, activities, services, and employment. The district does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, including gender expression or identity, age, families with children, honorably discharged veteran or military status, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal. The district provides equal access to the Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. The district complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Older Worker Protection Act, and all other state, federal, and local equal opportunity laws. You may contact any of the following people at 2901 Falk Rd., Vancouver, Washington, 98661, or by writing to them at Vancouver School District, PO Box 8937, Vancouver, Washington 98668-8937 or by calling 360-313-1000: ADA–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title VII, 504–Steve Vance (steve.vance@vansd.org); IDEA–Daniel Bettis (daniel.bettis@vansd.org); Affirmative Action-Janell Ephraim (Janell.ephraim@vansd.org) Title IX–Kathy Everidge (kathy.everidge@vansd.org); Title IX Elementary–Debra Hale (debra.hale@vansd.org); Title IX Secondary–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org); Athletic Equity–Jim Gray (james.gray@vansd.org). This notification can be provided in the appropriate language for communities of national origin and minority persons with limited English language skills by contacting 360-313-1250.

Skyview High School

The mission of Skyview High School is to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to be college-, career- and life-ready. By providing an innovative educational environment, students are authentically engaged in powerful learning opportunities through meaningful work and real-life research projects.